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Curriculum

Bluegrass & Traditional Music Track

GENERAL EDUCATION   
ENG 101 Writing I 3
MAT 110 Applied Mathematics OR 3
Any higher Quantitative Reasoning courses (3)
COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communications OR 3
COM 181 Basic Public Speaking  (3)
Heritage/Humanities**  3
Natural Sciences  3-4
Social and Behavioral Science 3
Computer Literacy OR 3
Computer competency by exam  
Subtotal 21-22 Credits
**HUM 202 for Bluegrass & Traditional Music Track   
SUPPORT COURSES   
BAS 200 Small Business Management  3
ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I  3
MUS 174 Theory for Non-Music Majors  3
MUC 150 Classic Instruction to Piano OR  0-1
Competency by audition   
Subtotal 9-10 Credits
TECHNICAL COURSES 
PSM 101 Bluegrass & Traditional Music History I  3
PSM 105 Recording I  1
PSM 107 Songwriting I  1
PSM 112 Individual String Instrument Instruction x 4  4
PSM 113 Guitar I OR  0-1
Competency by audition   
PSM 114 Bluegrass & Traditional Band/Ensemble x 4  8
PSM 118 Bluegrass & Traditional Harmony/Part Singing  2
PSM 121 Bluegrass & Traditional Music History II  3
PSM 125 Recording II OR  1
PSM 117 Songwriting II  (1)
PSM 231 Bluegrass & Traditional Music History III 3
PSM 235 Recording III OR 2
PSM 217 Songwriting III (2)
PSM 245 Recording IV OR 2
PSM 227 Songwriting IV (2)
PSA 240 Professional Artist Seminar 3
Subtotal 34-35 Credits
Total Credits 64-67 Credits
OPTIONAL ELECTIVES  
PSM 241 Bluegrass & Traditional History IV 3
PSM 250 Field Experience/Production/Business 3